Delta

Shocking! Polaris Bank staff absconds with customer’s thrift savings

DELTA – One Emmanuel Agbroko, a banker attached to Polaris Bank has allegedly absconded with customer’s thrift savings. According to Umukoro Hendrix, the Divisional Police Office, Obiaruku town the headquarter of Ukwuani Local Government Area (LGA), Delta State, Nigeria declared Emmanuel Agbroko wanted over the alleged multi-million naira customer deposit fraud. The suspect was alleged to have duped depositors of their hard earned money through numerous crafty means. Mr, Emmanuel who work with Polaris bank at Obiaruku branch in delta state disappeared on the 1st of Oct 2019. The suspect dropped a note which is yet to be disclose by his family members. All efforts to speak with the bank [Read]

Tribunal upholds Omo-Agege’s victory, says petition lacking in merits

ASABA – The Delta State National Assembly election petition tribunal has upheld the victory of Deputy President of the Nigerian Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege, as the authentic winner of the senatorial election in Delta Central Senatorial District. The panel dismissed the petition by Evelyn Okoro, candidate of the People’s Democratic Party for lacking in merit. Delivering the unanimous judgement on Saturday, September 7, Justice O. O. Onyeabo-led panel held that the petitioner failed to prove her cases of malpractice and rigging beyond reasonable doubt. [Read]

OMG! Thief Electrocuted While Stealing Cables From Transformer In Delta [PHOTOS]

DELTA – A cable thief lost his life in Delta while trying to steal cables from a transformer. According to the report, he was electrocuted while trying to steal cables in the night. The incident happened in Ogharefe, Oghara, Delta. See More Photos Below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG:     [Read]

Why I’m in school at old age – 65-yr-old SSS3 student

A 65-year-old student of Izion College in Bomadi Overside in Bomadi Local Government of Delta State has attributed his going to school at old age to the high level of poverty of his parents. Seribo Adelabu, who spoke to journalists during the week in Asaba while explaining the reasons he chose to be educated even at his old age, disclosed that his quest to be educated had in the last few years subjected him to begging and doing odd jobs, adding that he had poor and complicated parental upbringing. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that preparing to write the Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE), Adelabu said: “My life story is very [Read]

TRAGEDY: Two feared dead, property destroyed in early morning inferno in Delta

Two children have been feared killed with property worth millions of Naira destroyed in an early morning fire incident which occurred on Digbori Street, near Hausa Quarters in Igbudu Market, Warri, Delta State. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that among the victims who lost their lives were a year and six-month-old baby, Wealth Enorke and a four-year-old boy, Kesiena Lucky. The deceased were children of two sisters, Elohor Lucky and Ufuoma. The fire reportedly started around 2am on Monday. It was learnt that a kerosene dealer who is the grandmother of the deceased children had put on her candlelight around the kerosene, leading to the fire outbreak. An eyewitness who [Read]

CRIME: Man beheaded, body missing in Delta READ MORE HERE >>>

There was confusion on Monday following the discovering of the head of an unidentified man without his body parts at Uzere, in the Isoko South area of Delta State. Our source learnt that the head was discovered in a bush close to Uzere community junction by travellers, who drew the attention of residents to it in the early hours of Monday. NEWS FLAKES further gathered that residents, who thronged the scene, could not identify the deceased. Sources said police operatives from the Oleh division were later invited by community leaders to take the head to a morgue. Residents were reported to have lamented the killing, describing it as strange and [Read]